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WW1 centenary and Victoria Park

On 28th June 1914 Archduke Franz Ferdinand was assinated in Sarajevo – an act which precipitated the First World War. On August 3rd 1914 the United Kingdom joined the war which was to become one of the most terrible conflicts ever. 380 more words


Unknown Soldier: just one week left

Who said the art of letter writing was dead? LETTER TO AN UNKNOWN SOLDIER has turned out to be a huge success, and more than 16,000 people have contributed so far to this new kind of war memorial. 165 more words

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Herbert Columbine VC

The statue to Herbert Columbine VC will be unveiled by Field Marshal Lord Guthrie on Friday August 1st 2014 on the seafront on Walton on the Naze. 81 more words

The Somerset Remembers Exhibition is Open!

The Somerset Remembers exhibition at the Museum of Somerset is officially open.

We’ve had a busy few weeks installing the exhibition and it is now ready for visitors! 266 more words


Berlin: Neue Wache

The Neue Wache (New Guard House) is located on the north side of Unter den Linden. The building was constructed in 1816-1818 as a guard house for the troops of the Crown Prince of Prussia, King Friedrick William III. 155 more words


Treviso: Monumento Ai Caduti

Located on Piazza della Vittoria (Victory Square) in the capital of Marca, is the Monumento Ai Caduti Di Tutte le Guerre- Monument to the Fallen of All Wars. 78 more words